Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Accredited Course

Oplex Careers


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Offer ends 14 October 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
7 CPD points / hours
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  • Tutor is available to students

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The online Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course from Oplex Careers has been designed to help learners understand the principles working with animals as a veterinary nurse, from your role as a vet nurse to behavioural issues, discussing importance of medical clinics and more

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Course Description

This Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course will provide learners with an insight into the principles of working with animals at an introductory level, discussing illnesses in animals, the history and role of the veterinary nurse and applying these skills when working with animals. Whether working in the field already, or want to know more for yourself, this course will cover a range of modules and provide multiple examples for assessment.

Course Syllabus

The Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course is split into the following modules:

  • The fundamentals of Veterinary Nursing
  • Nutrition and Diet
  • Nutritional Assessment
  • Behavioural Issues
  • Medical Clinics and Illness in Animals
  • Final test


To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.

This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course.

Course Duration

The online Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course requires 70 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.

Course Compatibility

Our Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course is fully compatible with PC’s, Mac’s, Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone devices.

We know that more and more people are using the web whilst they are on the move, so we have designed this Veterinary Nursing – Level 2 Course to be fully compatible across tablet and smartphone devices. You will be able to access the same content from the course, just over a 3G or 4G network whilst on the move.

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claire asked:

Hello, is this course suitable for a beginner? I help out at a dog groomers and want to start doing some voluntary work at a local animal shelter.


Hi, This course is a great starting point and is aimed at those looking to either get into the field, or those already working in the field but would like to update their knowledge Each point will be introduced and discussed before moving on to the next point, to ensure you follow along with the course material effectively. Thanks!

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Zara asked:

Is this NVQ qualification?


Hi, This course is CPD Accredited which is training related to professional development and is recognised by schools and employers across the UK - this is not a formal qualification. Many of our learners use this course and certificate to support job applications as well as helping them move into further training required by their employer.

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Am asked:

Would this course allow me to then apply to do the level 3 veterinary nursing course from CAW (college of animal welfare)


Great course! This course and certificate is used by our students to support their CV for job applications as well as those wanting to move on into further training. While the course does not guarantee a place in your college, it will certainly help you application. Hope this helps. Thanks

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